Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events 2019-03-07T15:54:54+00:00

The Southern California Chapter of URISA is sponsoring a Mappy Hour at the CalPoly Pomona Campus (Innovation Brew Works) on March 19th at 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm.  Attendees are invited to share their Geo-related projects, GIS initiatives and their plans for global or local GIS domination.

Students are encouraged to attend to learn about GIS opportunities regionally and within the URISA including internships, competitions and conference scholarships.  Light snacks will be provided and beverages are available for purchase.

FREE parking is available without a permit after 5 P.M. in Lot “O” near Innovation Village on Campus.

Please contact Rachel Rodriguez (562)237-2196 or John Strain (619)961-8602 if you have questions.


CalGIS 2019 will be celebrating a milestone 25th annual event with a return to it’s traditional spring schedule this April 8-10 in Fresno, California.

The conference will take place at the DoubleTree Hilton in Fresno, California. We’ll kick off with pre-event workshops and training, followed by keynote speakers, an abundance of breakout sessions, and a busy exhibit hall!

Please join your California GIS colleagues in Fresno for this special CalGIS 25th Anniversary Event!

Conference details, registration and submission instructions are available at: https://www.urisa.org/calgis


Presentation proposals are also invited for URISA’s GIS-Pro 2019 in New Orleans. Share your ideas, research, and lessons learned in these preliminary program tracks:

  • GIS Leadership & Management
  • Community Resiliency and Sustainability
  • Social Justice and Equity Implications of GIS
  • GIS Supporting Health and Human Services
  • Data Management and Analysis
  • Geospatial Technology Innovations
  • Inspiring the Future of GIS and Education

Proposals are due on or before February 19. For details and an online submission form, visit www.gis-pro.org.